
Monday, May 5
3 p.m. – Presentation – 253 Rhodes Hall
Suvrit Sra
Inexactness, geometry, and optimization: recurrent themes in modern data analysis
The current dataage is…


Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 3:00pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
ORIE Colloquium: Stefanie Jegelka (UC Berkeley)  Efficient learning with combinatorial structure
Learning from complex data such…


Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
ORIE Colloquium: Rob Freund (MIT)  A FirstOrder View of Some Boosting Methods: Computational Guarantees and Connections to…


Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
ORIE Colloquium: PoLing Loh (CalBerkeley)  Nonconvex Methods for HighDimensional Regression with Noisy and Missing Data
Noisy…


Friday, May 2
2:20 p.m. – Presentation – 253 Rhodes Hall
Philippe Rigollet
The statistical price to pay for computational efficiency in sparse PCA
Computational limitations of…


Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 3:00pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
ORIE Colloquium: Nur Sunar (North Carolina)  Investment Timing with Incomplete Information and Multiple Means of…


Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
ORIE Colloquium: Martin Skutella (TU Berlin)  An improved additive approximation for the ring loading problem
The ring loading…


Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 4:15pm
Upson Hall, B17
ORIE Colloquium: John Duchi (UC Berkeley)  Machine Learning: a Discipline of Resource Tradeoffs
Joint colloquium with Computer Science.
How…


Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
ORIE Colloquium: Dragos Florin Ciocan (MIT)  Tools for Modern Revenue Management
We present potential solutions to several…


Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
ORIE Colloquium: Bora Keskin (U.Chicago)  Chasing Demand: Learning and Earning in a Changing Environment
We consider a dynamic…


Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014 at 4:15 PM [.ics]
253 Rhodes Hall
Natesh Pillai
Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics
Harvard University
Category: ORIE Colloquium Seminars


Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 253 Rhodes Hall
Abstract: It is extremely important in many application domains to have transparency in predictive modeling. Domain experts do not tend to prefer "black…


Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 4:15 PM [.ics]
253 Rhodes Hall
Alexander (Sasha) Rakhlin
Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics
Secondary appointment: Department of Computer & Information…


Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Time: 4:15 p.m.
Location: 253 Rhodes Hall
Abstract: Community detection in networks is a key exploratory tool with applications ranging from identifying protein complexes…


Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 4:15pm
Upson Hall, B17
Fulkerson Lectures: Dimitris Bertsimas (MIT)  Tractable stochastic analysis in high dimensions via a modern optimization lens
Modern probability…


Monday, April 21, 2014 at 4:15pm
Upson Hall, B17
Fulkerson Lectures: Dimitris Bertsimas (MIT)  Health Care Analytics
In this talk we present an analytics approach to a) personalized diabetes…
